Other Central America

The Last Flight of the Scarlet Macaw: One Womans Fight to Save the Worlds Most Beauti
Caring for orphaned animals at her own zoo in the tropical country of Belize, Sharon Matola became one of Central America's greatest wildlife defenders. And when powerful outside forces conspired...
January 13, 2009
Random House Trade
313 Pages
The Country Under My Skin: A Memoir of Love and War (Anchor Books)
A passionate, lyrical, tough-minded account of an extraordinary life in art, revolution, and love. It's a book to relish, to read and re-read. Unforgettable. --Salmon Rushdie

An electrifying...

October 14, 2003
Anchor Books
400 Pages
Two Serious Ladies

Two Serious Ladies

Bowles, Jane

Two Serious Ladies is the only novel by avant-garde literary star and wife of legendary writer Paul Bowles--a modernist cult-classic, mysterious, profound, anarchic, and funny, that follows two...

February 25, 2014
Ecco Press
240 Pages
Pluriverse: New and Selected Poems

Pluriverse: New and Selected Poems

Cardenal, Ernesto ; Cohen, Jon
The most comprehensive selection of poems in English by Latin America's legendary poet-activist, Ernesto Cardenal.
"Pluriverse: New and Selected Poems" charts the life-work of the celebrated...
January 29, 2009
New Directions Publishing Corporation
272 Pages
Selected Writings (Dario, Ruben)

Selected Writings (Dario, Ruben)

Dario, Ruben ; Stavans, Ilan ;
Born in Nicaragua, Rubén Darío is known as the consummate leader of the Modernista movement, an esthetic trend that swept the Americas from Mexico to Argentina at the end of the nineteenth century....
December 1, 2005
Penguin Group
667 Pages
The World in Half

The World in Half

Henriquez, Cristina

The beautiful (Chicago Sun-Times) novel from the prizewinning author of Come Together, Fall Apart.

Miraflores never knew her father, and never thought he wanted to...
February 2, 2010
Riverhead Books
305 Pages
Costa Rica: The Complete Guide: Ecotourism in Costa Rica

Costa Rica is an eco-travel paradise! From pristine beaches and jungle waterfalls to high-altitude coffee farms, Costa Rica: The Complete Guide puts the best of Costa Rica at your...

October 24, 2018
Destination Press
496 Pages
The Tailor of Panama

The Tailor of Panama

Le Carré, John
From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of A Legacy of Spies and The Night Manager, now an AMC miniseries

He is Harry Pendel: Exclusive...
August 15, 2017
Ballantine Books
448 Pages
Harsh Times

Harsh Times

Llosa, Mario Vargas

The true story of Guatemala's political turmoil of the 1950s as only a master of fiction can tell it

Guatemala, 1954. The military coup perpetrated by Carlos Castillo Armas and...

November 23, 2021
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Assault on Paradise

Assault on Paradise

Lobo, Tatiana ; Zatz, Asa
Assault on Paradise vividly depicts the Conquistadores and the Church invading Central America, impoverishing one world to enrich another. In a fast-paced, bawdy, swashbuckling adventure in Central...
May 1, 1998
Curbstone Press
298 Pages

New Arrivals

Leviathan Falls
Back to Japan: The Life and Art of Master Kimono Painter Kunihiko Moriguchi
Havana Year Zero
Born of No Woman
Colorization: One Hundred Years of Black Films in a White World
Monster in the Middle
Certain Hunger
Loneliest Americans
Sandor Katz's Fermentation Journeys: Recipes, Techniques, and Traditions from Around the World